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After court battle, Spike TV sets its premiere date

...announced Tuesday that it will make the change Aug. 11. It had been scheduled for June 16, but was put off when filmmaker Spike Lee sued to stop it. Lee and Viacom settled the lawsuit earlier this month. Viacom is positioning Spike as a TV channel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/23/tel_381956.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...give county employees a paid holiday to honor Dr. King. Director bows out of entrepreneur session CHARLESTON -Filmmaker Spike Lee, who was to speak to black South Carolina entrepreneurs Saturday on creating economic opportunities, has canceled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/04/met_367855.shtml
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Babes and gadgets: it worked in magazines, will it work on TV?

...friend." Cable's TNN had hoped, by now, that its new name Spike would be in place. It's not, because of filmmaker Spike Lee's battle to stop it. Network executives learned Tuesday that a trial will likely be scheduled in August for Lee's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/26/tel_379597.shtml
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Black Entertainment Television is on an upswing

...version Get news on your PDA Get e-mail headlines A small yet vocal group of high-profile blacks - including filmmaker Spike Lee and cartoonist Aaron McGruder, who recurrently jabs BET in his comic strip "Boondocks" - says BET is selling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/02/tel_474966.shtml
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Debut of `60 Minutes II' brings CBS victory

...The PJs, isn't quite in that lofty company and was sharply criticized for its depiction of blacks this week by filmmaker Spike Lee. But Fox could be heartened that The PJs drew more viewers than the show that immediately preceded it, King of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/22/ent_250934.shtml
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James Brown's family eager to extend legacy

...some projects are set for next year, some of the more ambitious goals are years away. A biographical film, which filmmaker Spike Lee wanted to direct, has been shelved, according to Mr. Lee's publicist Jackie Bazan-Ross. Mrs. Thomas said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/25/met_560757.shtml
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People in the News

...of that," Bishop said. --- On the Net: http://www.drlaura.com/main/ --- OXFORD, Ohio (AP) - Filmmaker Spike Lee told a crowd of college students that they should try to find a career that will make them happy, not necessarily...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/07/ent_442054.shtml
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Morehouse anniversary observed at historic Augusta church

...college, whose graduates include civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., filmmaker Spike Lee, Olympic athlete Edwin Moses and former Secretary of Health and Human Services Louis Sullivan. Though it's been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/10/met_203809.shtml
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People in the News

...Bullock and Robert Downey Jr. --- On the Net: http://www.hastypudding.org/new/ --- ATLANTA (AP) - Filmmaker Spike Lee says black representation is stronger than ever on screens, big and small, but the true power in entertainment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/04/ent_441768.shtml
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DNA testing leads blacks to ancestry

...used the company's $349 DNA test since it was first offered in February 2003. Some of the best known include filmmaker Spike Lee and Levar Burton of the miniseries Roots. Mr. Young, a longtime civil rights activist and former Atlanta mayor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/23/met_423019.shtml
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